Paloma Sharma asked some of the cosplayers of Mumbai Comic Con to tell us what they did when they weren't dressed up in costumes.
We recently brought you these images of cosplayers -- participants who dress up as their favourite fictional character -- from Mumbai Comic Con.
Paloma Sharma asked some of them what they did outside of the costumes... because every superhero has a secret identity! :-)
Calliope from the webcomic Homestuck is a tenth grader!
Ahri from League of Legends: Fashion designing student.
Daenerys Targaryen from Game of Thrones? Also a student
The Mask: Student of Mass Media
The Winter Soldier from Captain America will soon be an engineer (tsk tsk)
Punpun, the Japanese manga character is also a student.
When he isn't dressed up as the anime character Monkey D. Garp, Vice Admiral of the Marines, this young man is a chartered accountant and a lawyer! (Whew!)
This Clone Trooper from Star Wars is a creative director in his spare time
And Sparda from the video game, Devil May Cry, is a second year BA student :-)
The Amul Girl is an entrepreneur.
And Commisar Lord from the video game Dawn of War 2 is an part-time writer and an event manager.
Wendy Marvell from the Japanese manga series, Fairy Tail is an engineering student
And Rocket Raccoon from Guardians of the Galaxy studies animation.
Ichigo Kurosaki from the Manga series Bleach is a programmer!
Edward Elric from Fullmetal Alchemist, another Manga series, is studying dental surgery (don't miss those pearly whites!)
Zabuza Momochi from Naruto chases butterflies (or so he would like us to believe)
And Horseman of Death from Sleepy Hollow is a copy writer! #welike!
Witch-king of Angmar from The Lord of the Rings is a journalism student.
And Tobi from the Japanese Manga series, Naruto is studying to be an engineer.
Batman is a management consultant
And Gohan from Dragon Ball Z is a nutritionist!